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Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy
McChesney, Robert W.
The author argues that the sharp decline in the enforcement of antitrust violations, the increase in patents on digital technology and proprietary systems and massive indirect subsidies and other poli...
The Internet, Capitalism, and the State - Book Review: A Review of Robert McChesney's "Digital Disconnect"
Robert McChesney's Digital Disconnect is an account of the internet's history and likely future within the context of corporate-dominated U.S. society.
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - April 21, 2018: Their Interent or Ours?
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The Internet, which was at one time a free and open space for sharing information and ideas, has been privatized and twisted to serve the profit-making agenda of huge corporations, working hand-in-glo...
Social Networking and the Death of the Internet: How Do You "Like" That?
Social Networking is, by its nature, a capture environment. The companies that offer the services, particularly Facebook, host your site and control all the information on it. Facebook — a group of li...
We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists
A history of Anonymous, the radical "hacktivist" collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age.
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Dean's Digital World Articles
List of Dean's Digital World articles.
From Cave Paintings to the Internet
Chronological and Thematic Studies on the History of Information and Media.
Google and the future of search: Amit Singhal and the Knowledge Graph
An interview with the current head of Google Search, discussing some of the thought processes behind the current functionality of 'search' and some of its possibilites for the future.
This article discusses the Internet and the problems with prevailing public concern over Net neutrality. The author advocates for an alternate way forward, and a need to bring political economy back t...
From the Connexions Archives
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